1st September 2015 marked another mile stone in the efforts of the PMAN interim Executive caretaker committee, led by Mr Pretty Okafor to rebrand the image of the Union via activities geared towards the upgrades of members welfare and repositioning the Association for the much awaited music and entertainment revolution sweeping across the globe. ‘’The Place Event Centre’’ 45 Isaac John Street GRA Ikeja, was the venue where the who is who in the industry and Entertainment media converged to unveil activities leading to the forth coming ‘’Lagos Urban Music Festival’’ slated for 1st October 2015 at the Freedom Park Lagos Island.
Several Media houses including AIT, Galaxy TV, STV, HIPTV, NTA, Channels, TVC, WAPTV, The Sun, Punch, Guardian, and PM Newspaper, Primetime Africa, Daily’s Independent Newspaper, and many more were present to cover the unveiling.
The festival director and also a member of the PMAN executive, Mr Dare Fasasiin formed the gathering that the LAGOS URBAN MUSIC FESTIVAL is the first of its kind in the city of Lagos, where over 50 artistes and 10 Disc jockey(DJ) are expected to thrill the guests such Artists include: 2Face Idibia, M.I, Chocolate City, EedrisAbdulKareem, Sunny Neji, Reminisce, Falz, Patorankin, etc
Top music icons that also graced the unveiling includeEedris –Abudlkareem, JazzymanOlofin, Sunny Neji, Baba Dee, Chocolate city, the PMAN President Mr Pretty Okafor, Ochonma, King Faladey, representative of the permanent secretary of Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture Mr Dele Balogun, Mr Attai Oguche, the Event and activation manager of Tecno Nigeria Limited, Mr KunleOye-Igbemo of GS1 Nigeria, Mr OlusogaOpe-Ewe of Crusader Sterling pension etc
The Festival which is being organised by PMAN in collaboration with Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture shall feature 3 performance stages, to mark the 55th Independence Anniversary celebration of our Great Nation Nigeria. Lagos being the HUB of urban culture and music is the entertainment tourism destination.
The Event shall hence forth be celebrated annually in our joint bid to Lagos as the tourism destination South West of the country.
All Music and Entertainment loving Nigeria corporate bodies and Government Agencies are welcome to the groove.